Belfast International Airport’s managing director said United’s decision was a positive development for the local economy. Photograph: Tim Boyle/Getty Images

(...) government took the decision to devolve air taxes charged on all long haul flights from the North to the(...)

For an employee “the journey” may  make change inevitable.  Photograph: Getty Images

(...) driving? Or a train journey where we can mostly sit back? Are we in fact on a long-haul flight where we(...)

Chinese industrialist Li Jinyuan  brought 6,400 of his employees on holiday to France in May – a trip that cost more than €13million – where they formed a record-breaking ‘longest human phrase’, reading ‘Tiens’ dream is Nice in the Côte d’Azur’. Photograph: Valery Hache/AFP/Getty Images

(...) aircraft, up from the existing four a week. China is Air France’s second-biggest long-haul market after(...)

Team Ireland’s Nuala Browne celebrates after winning a silver medal for finishing second in the 500m Race Singles Tourist, with Nicola Higgins who finished 5th and Rita Quirke,  who won bronze in kayaking. Photoraph: Ray McManus / Sportsfile

Kilmeadan in Waterford also won gold in the dressage. The Irish kayak team were out to win on Long Beach(...)

(...) in it for the long haul.  TRAD Harry Bradley St. Nicholas’ Collegiate Church 8pm €15(...)

Denis O’Regan celebrates on board Quick Jack after winning the Guinness Galway Hurdle Handicap at Ballybrit. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

(...) added to Willie Mullins’s haul which later reached five with Prince D’Aubrelle’s bumper success. That(...)

Downsizing apartments

(...) and now see themselves staying for the long haul as landlords. The planners would relax the current(...)

Capacity on Aer Lingus’s long haul routes rose in the second quarter of the year. Photographer: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

(...).3 million in the same quarter of 2014. Its long haul revenue rose 24.4 per cent as capacity increased by(...)

Moving to Fiji was ‘a new chapter, a chance to start over, and this we did in a beautiful settlement close to Nakoroboya village, nestled in the highlands of Ba.’

(...) tropical paradise. It’s been a year now since we waved goodbye to Ireland and boarded the long haul(...)

Ryanair posts Q1 numbers Monday; Aer Lingus figures land on Wednesday, and Thursday is the IAG offer deadline

(...) attributed to long-haul activity, demand-led short-haul capacity decisions and a year-on-year growth in(...)